The politics of climate change and the politics of social inequality, such as the right to affordable housing, are usually examined as two separate issues. For Daniel Aldana Cohen, assistant professor of sociology, these two movements intersect when examining efforts to reduce carbon emissions in urban areas. Cohen has conducted research in cities such as São Paulo and New York and argues that to be effective, climate policy needs to be equitable.
OMNIA Podcast: The Politics of Climate Change (Audio)
Daniel Aldana Cohen, assistant professor of sociology, discusses how issues such as social inequality inform climate change policy.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Recorded and edited by Alex Schein